|Celastika - La Creatrix|
Animated Species Organika, backwards music
Keywords: Music; Animation
Downloads: 891 (1 review)
|photophob - tantalus [tonAtom.044] - herwig holzmann|
now that we have eased the conditions for tonAtom-releases (good-bye, mini-cd) it is time for this full-length release. the graz(austria)-based artist herwig holzmann a.k.a. photophob presents his ambient release "tantalus" on tonAtom, which is obviously the right place. 10 precious soundtracks, polished and smoothed, are an invitation to listen to this release intensively. not cumbersome or pseudo-intellectual, just beautiful...
Downloads: 7,665 (2 reviews)
|Sun Flight: the Myth of Daedalus and His Son, Icarus - Gerald McDermott|
Tha late Gerald McDermott was an exceptional animator who made only five short animated films before he changed careers and became a Caldecott Award-winning children's author. 'Sun Flight' has been out of distribution for years. For a biography and filmography, visit McDermott's AFA page at: www.afana.org/mcdermott.htm
Keywords: animation; myth
Downloads: 7,127 (2 reviews)
|Vera Lynn w. The Casini Club Orchestra-I'm In The Mood For Love - Vera Lynn w. the Casini Club Orchestra|
Recorded in October, 1935, most likely somewhere in England. This was Vera Lynn's first commercial recording. Lynn was much loved by the British because of her selfless efforts entertaining the troops during WWII. Indeed she was so popular that, according to myth, a commedian once cracked that the war was was started by her agent. Today, I think she is best known for her stirring performance of "We'll Meet Again" during the final scene of Dr...
Keywords: Music; BritPop; Cabaret; Dance Hall; Easy Listening; Jazz; Oldies; 78rpm; Lounge
Downloads: 41,092 (3 reviews)
|Movie Trailers: "Marathon of Fright" - Unknown|
Tongue-in-cheek horror movie trailer.
Keywords: Motion pictures: Trailers; Animation
Downloads: 22,117 (6 reviews)
|City, The (Part I) - American Documentary Films, Inc.|
The Regional Planning Association of America's plea for community chaotic cities and urban sprawl. Directors: Ralph Steiner and Willard Van Dyke. Script: Henwar Rodakiewicz, from an outline by Pare Lorentz. Commentary written by Lewis Mumford. Narrator: Morris Carnovsky. Photography: Ralph Steiner, Willard Van Dyke, Jules V.D. Bucher, Edward Anhalt, Roger Barlow and Rudolph Bretz. Editor: Theodore Lawrence...
Keywords: Sustainability: 1930s; City planning; Regionalism
Downloads: 63,389 (8 reviews)
|How to Listen To... New Dimensions in Sound - Handy (Jam) Organization|
Demonstration of the latest audio technology: stereo sound.
Keywords: Media: Phonograph; Music
Downloads: 24,469 (10 reviews)
|Our Enemy: The Japanese - U.S. Office of War Information, Bureau of Motion Pictures|
Stridently anti-Japanese film that attempts to convey an understanding of Japanese life and philosophy so that the U.S. may more readily defeat its enemy. Depicts the Japanese as "primitive, murderous and fanatical." With many images of 1930s and 1940s Japan, and a portentious and highly negative narration by Joseph C. Grew, former U.S. ambassador to Japan.
Keywords: World War II: Japan; Propaganda
Downloads: 54,887 (8 reviews)
|Afro Mood Burlesque|
A burlesque short starring Amalia Aguilar. Part of "Joe Bonica presents the Movie of the Month" nudie film series.
Downloads: 113,503 (12 reviews)